“Thou shall not worry”

By Joe LaGuardia “Do not worry,” Jesus told his disciples in no uncertain terms (Matthew 6:25).  It’s one of the clearest admonishments in scripture, and it stands up there with the ten commandments as being, well, God’s Word for us today. There are many times, however, that I have read that scripture and said, “It isContinue reading ““Thou shall not worry””

Spending Time with Jeremiah in the midst of tragedy

Joe LaGuardia preached this sermon on Sunday, August 25, 2013, upon his return to the pulpit following the tragic death of his father. Texts: Jeremiah 1:4-8; Psalm 71:1-6 I. I’ve spent a lot of time hanging out with Jeremiah these past couple of days.  I didn’t mean to.  I would have preferred spending time withContinue reading “Spending Time with Jeremiah in the midst of tragedy”